DE-CIX Academy videos and webinars

The following DE-CIX Academy videos and recorded webinars are available:

What is an AS number?

The video answers questions like what is an AS number and how do I get one. Having an ASN is necessary to peer at an Internet Exchange like DE-CIX.

How to get started with peering

The video shows the very beginning of how to get startet with peering: How to upgrade your network from single-homed to multi-homed and peering. 

How to get rid of DDoS traffic - Blackholing explained

The Internet is becoming a bigger target than ever for attacks. Attacks will continue to strike, and a single attack can dramatically slow down the Internet. Learn more about  how Blackholing at Internet Exchanges can stop the malicious traffic. 

DE-CIX Service Insights: Implementation of the system

The video shows how the DE-CIX Service Insights System is built, what software and hardware is used and what data is collected and stored.

DE-CIX Looking Glass (recorded webinar)

The recorded webinar shows everything worth knowing about looking glasses, including a demo of the DE-CIX Looking Glass. Questions can be asked and will be answered by email.

How traceroute works (recorded webinar)

The recorded webinar explains traceroute in detail and discusses restrictions, including a demo. Questions can be asked and will be answered by email.

BGP - an introduction (recorded webinar)

The recorded webinar covers topics like what is BGP, which devices usually speak BGP, BGP key concepts, BGP configuration examples, and how to use a network simulator to try out BGP.

Blackholing at an Internet Exchange (recorded webinar)

The recorded webinar explains how Blackholing at a Layer2-based Internet Exchange works and how customer can use it to defend themselves against DOS and DDoS attacks. It includes a live demonstration on a customer router.